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Yemaya's Visit

AKA "Moonlit dip".

 

Yemayá (Yemoja in Yorùbá) is an African goddess of the ocean, pearls and the moon, and protector of seafarers, especially in Cuba and Brazil where she was christianised as "Nossa Senhora dos Navegantes" or "Stella Maris".

 

See others in the "Eve, Goddess, Nymph, Mermaid" album and my blog about our summer in Devon

 

Also posted to LiveJournal and blogged on Tumblr: 199 notes

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Taken sometime in 1975